SKF was named a 2018 Automotive News PACE Award winner at an awards ceremony on 9 April 2018 in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States. The prestigious award recognizes OE vehicle suppliers for superior innovation, technological advancement and business performance.
SKF was recognized for its Scotseal X-Treme wheel-end seal. Scotseal X-Treme, currently well accepted on the American continent, is the latest addition to SKF’s well-established line of wheel-end seals for drive, steer and trailer axles. To the vehicle service market and OE truck and trailer manufacturers it offers outstanding reliability and long life in the harshest of operating conditions.
“At SKF we continually strive to be an innovative technology partner for our customers, not just a supplier of bearings and seals,” says Cengiz R Shevket, vice-president, innovation and customer value, Americas, Automotive Market. “We are very proud to achieve this recognition for a game-changing product with superior performance.” Read more about the Scotseal X-Treme wheel-end seal on page 21 of this issue of Evolution.